Accommodations & Conference Venue


The 2019 International Sports Medicine Fellows Conference will be held at the Westin Carlsbad Resort & Spa (formerly known as the Sheraton Carlsbad Resort & Spa, now located next door).

Westin Carlsbad Resort & Spa
(formerly known as the Sheraton Carlsbad Resort & Spa)
5480 Grand Pacific Drive
Carlsbad, CA 92008
(760) 827-2400

Note: What was previously the Sheraton Carlsbad Resort & Spa is now the Westin Carlsbad Resort & Spa. The Sheraton has relocated to a newly added adjacent property, next door to the Westin. You may check in at either lobby, however, the 2019 ISMF Conference (and accommodations) will be held at the Westin Carlsbad Resort & Spa.

Room Rate & Payment Information

A room block has been reserved for ISMF at the Westin Carlsbad (formerly known as the Sheraton Carlsbad) at a special room rate of $189 per night. Booking Deadline: December 17, 2018

FELLOWS - Fellows are responsible for a portion of that rate: $140 + fees and taxes. The Course will be responsible for the remainder of the daily room rate (for Thursday Jan. 17 through Saturday Jan. 19, 2019 ONLY). Any pre and post date stays will be the full responsibility of the Fellows at the $189.00/night rate plus fees and taxes.

FACULTY - Daily room rates plus taxes will be covered by the ISMF Conference (for Thursday Jan. 17 through Saturday Jan. 20, 2018 ONLY). Faculty are responsible to book their hotel reservations through the provided booking link. Faculty will be responsible for all incidentals.

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